leadership

14 11, 2018

What to Ask Your Boss After They Shut down Your Idea

2018-11-14T10:58:55-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Unfortunately, not every idea you come up with is going to be a winner and not everyone sees things in the same way. When a boss shoots down an idea, it can seem like the worst case scenario. But, it’s not the end of the world! Getting turned down and ditching the idea would be the bad route to take. Once you receive negative feedback, try to learn from it and never be afraid to ask questions for clarification. Open communication in the workplace helps improve a lot of aspects of job satisfaction. So, how do we bounce back when [...]

29 08, 2018

How to Communicate Under Stress

2018-08-29T09:05:45-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Effective communication under stress is a critical leadership component. Communicating under stress is a skill that everyone should have, regardless of their status in a company. Being able to think clearly, maintain composure, and make the right decision is key. If you allow stress to get the best of you, you may say something you didn’t mean to say or even upset those interacting with you. Find out the best tips to effectively communicate under stress by reading on! Take a Minute and Assess the Situation Before saying something you may not mean, take a minute to breathe. In the [...]

27 07, 2018

Link Roundup: How to Become a Better Leader

2018-07-27T09:21:48-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Leading a team is a big responsibility and can be nerve-racking when you’ve never assumed a leadership role before. Even if you are comfortable managing, delegating, and working alongside a team, there are always opportunities to enhance those skills. This week’s roundup includes tips, current trends, and helpful information to help you become a better leader! […]

25 07, 2018

The Business Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

2018-07-25T09:15:27-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Reading is a great way to stay informed on trends and relative news that can help you succeed in your career. But have you ever considered listening to podcasts for business related news? Podcasts are a growing medium and they’re convenient, especially for commuters! There are podcasts out there that cover pretty much any topic you can imagine. The podcast market is saturated so we have provided a list of the most influential podcasts we know of covering a range of topics that can help your career. […]